First Blog Posts

Sometimes, it can be scary to write your first blog post! Luckily, the supportive community of ActiveRain is just the place to start.

On this page you will find a running list of “first blog posts” written on ActiveRain by members of the real estate industry. These new bloggers have taken the leap to begin their blogging journey. Our first-time real estate bloggers deserve a big welcome and some extra encouragement from you!

Take a read, leave a comment, and say hello. You'll make that author’s day and help to give them a great first impression of our community.

Agent's first blog posts on ActiveRain

By Hal Johnson, Currently in RE school
(Mountainland Realty)
Comments 13
A former neighbor and well-respected member of our community is a principal broker.  Word spreads fast in a small town and many were surprised to hear that this pillar of the community had been sanctioned and fined by our Division of Real Estate for poor supervision.  One of the agents in his off...

By Brittany Heckenberg, Exceeding My Clients Expectations- Denver Metro
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 9
    4869 South Johnson Street Denver CO 80123     Stunning Remodeled & Updated 5 Bed + Office, 3.5 Bath Home In Glenbrook*Ideal Cul-De-Sac Location With Huge Backyard*Large Open Kitchen With New Soft Closing Cabinets, Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances, & Tile Backsplash*Charming For...

By Will Cox
(LC Advisory Group )
Comments 8
Myth: I can get a great deal on a timeshare and go for vacation every year! Plus, I can always sell it if I get tired of it. Truth: Timeshares are one of the biggest scams on the market today. Once you are stuck in one, you are stuck in a black hole.The first word that should come to your head wh...

By Chudnovsky Law, California BRE License Defense Attorney
(Chudnovsky Law)
Comments 8
Many real estate professionals assume the California Bureau of Real Estate is on their side. Unfortunately this is not true. BRE is a consumer protection agency under the California Department of Consumer Affairs whose primary mission is protecting consumers. BRE derives its authority from Regula...

By Shawn Murphy, Principal broker for Ferndale Realty.
(Ferndale Realty)
Comments 8
If you are in the market for multi-family housing, something to keep in mind is the investment classification of the RE you are interested in purchasing. After a quick google search, I found this classification scale from a financial loan company. This was prompted by a conversation I had with an...

By Ron Lucas, Serving the Treasure Coast and BEYOND
(Seek and Find Home/Building Inspections PLLC)
Comments 7
Newer, clean auto with your logo. 2 pairs of shoes one for outside and one for inside (clean). Tarp to protect floors or clothes in closets where attic access is. Look sharp and clean Inspect with respect and consideration  What agents want Consistency in style and content No surprises Focus on ...

By Cleve Bellar, Modern Homebuyer Advocate
Comments 6
It is quite a conundrum for millennials in this housing market. Majority who wish to own cannot afford to buy. Of the few who could, over 8 in 10 wish they bought a different home and want to move. 74% of them say now would be a good time to sell, but they can’t because prices to buy another home...

By Francisco Urrutia, industry observer
Comments 4
5/24/2018by: Francisco Urrutiaindustry observer with agent professor about a year ago we decided to move from Texas to Utah, we started to look for an agent we find a friend of our daughter to help us, we set the price at around 210K for a 2200 sf home we didn't get any good offers for a while, w...

By David Roskethi
Comments 4
At ProspectsFor Agents we are tied in with getting you associated with purchasers who require you at the present time! Quality call center confirmed leads for specialists in all the significant protection verticals gave specifically to you no agent. You require drives, we have them! Quality leads...

By Alan Parness, Realtor Negotiator
(Rodeo Realty)
Comments 8
New Low Price!! 5127 Catalon Avenue, Woodland Hills, Ca. 91364     MLS#SR18058556Reduced! Prime South of the Boulevard Woodland Hills Location with Charming Curb Appeal. Close to Schools, Trader Joe’s and Restaurants. This Upgraded Home features a Kitchen with Granite Counters, Stainless Applianc...

By Julian Ann, Blogger
(Zoom Wings)
Comments 7
In today's age and generation, it is very important for your business website to show up on Google search engine results. When people are in need of buying, leasing, renting, or selling properties, the first thing they do is go to the search engines and start looking up information. If you are a ...

By Patricia Job, Real Estate Professional serving Colorado Springs
(RE/MAX Properties, Inc.)
Comments 14
Charming renovated 1915 farmhouse, on quiet tree-lined street in Shooks Run. Outstanding craftsmanship with great attention to detail. Close to downtown, I-25, Colorado College, Memorial Hospital, and Olympic Training Center, parks, trails, and restaurants. Open floor plan, exposed beams, shiplap...

By Katie Austin, Reverse Mortgage Consultant, HighTechLending Inc.
(Katie B. Ausitn - Reverse Mortgage Consultant)
Comments 7
Purchase a home using a FHA Insured HECM reverse mortgage! This concept may seem new to many, but has been available to borrowers since January 1, 2009. The Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 (HERA), allows eligible mortgagors to have the opportunity to purchase a principal residence, in c...

By Jim Supples, Residential and Investment Property Specialist
(RE/MAX United)
Comments 7
Similar scam happening to an REMAX Agent in the San Diego area. Scammers stole his photo, created a website, and are using his name and license number to scam people.Scam Phone number (805)738-5833 SCAM 805-738-5833 Rental Scam 2nd Scam Number - 678-561-1472 - Rental Scam (678)561-1472 - Scam Ale...

Comments 9
Dear Sir/MaI am direct to a project Funder who is also known as private lender they specialized in bank instrument lease and sales their funds is purely earned from private and corporate investment portfolios without criminal origin.With the group capital fund which are specifically for lease/sal...

By David John Hall Real Estate, David John Hall Builder
(David John Hall Builder)
Comments 5
Sometimes prefab construction is thought of as a low-end and mass produced mode of construction but in reality, it is quite the opposite. With advancement in construction industry, prefab is becoming more popular, improving in quality and addition to that it comes in variety of different budgets....

By Arthur Vasquez, Arthur Vasquez is a one of the best real estate br
(Power of plus One)
Comments 7
Arthur Vasquez is a real estate educator trainer. He is a trusted consultant in this field. Real estate education is must needed for everyone. Even a common man also has to aware by real estate updates before buying flats and residence areas.Today lots of business organization wants to invest in ...

By Coldwell Banker, Albuquerque Real Estate Realtors
(CLHorse - North Valley Realtor)
Comments 6
Are you looking for the real estate agent Albuquerque and North Valley NM? You are at right place, CL Horse most reliable and reputed real estate realtors in Albuquerque and North Valley NM. Sell or buy your house in New Mexico today at CL House.

By David Bailey, We are the UK direct lenders.
(Easy Step Finance)
Comments 0
These Loans can regularly be very troublesome for individuals to get as most Unsecured Loans from banks will manufacture social orders or credit checked upon application banks and building social orders have a tendency to have an extremely strict bad rating necessity on the off chance that you fa...

By Della Moris
(All State Homes, Inc.)
Comments 3
Tragedy often strikes without warning. A strong gust of wind can fell a centuries-old tree right atop your building, poor wiring can lead to a flash fire, or your lot might be in the path of a hurricane – there’s no telling when a natural disaster might occur. But does this mean we should resign ...